Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western New York
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
133 AM EDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure ridged across the lower Great Lakes will continue fair
weather through late evening. A warm front will then bring a period
of rain to western New York with some mixed wintry precipitation
from the interior Southern Tier to the eastern Lake Ontario region
late tonight into Friday morning. Expect much warmer temperatures on
Friday afternoon behind the front. The front will stall across the
region this weekend, with several disturbances moving along the
front and bringing periods of rain over the weekend and into the
first half of next week.

NYZ001-002-010-011-240900-
Niagara-Orleans-Northern Erie-Genesee-
133 AM EDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                            Overnight          Fri    Fri Night          Sat
Cloud cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip chc (%)                      0          100           80           70
Precip type                      None      Showers      Showers         Rain
Min/Max Temp                       31           55           39           42
AM Wind (mph)                                 S  9                     NE  5
PM Wind (mph)                                SW 12         W  7        NE  9
Precip amount                    0.00         0.18         0.20         0.22
Precip duration                                  6            8            9
Precip begin                                  6 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip end                              Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity (%)               63           48           95           79
Haines Index                        4            2            2            2
LAL                                 1            1            1            1
Mixing height (ft-AGL)            130          660          160         1330
Transport wind (kt)              S  9        SW 20         W  9        NE 13
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                1170        13200         1440        17290
Dispersion Index                    1           13            1           17
REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-240900-
Wyoming-Chautauqua-Cattaraugus-Allegany-Southern Erie-
133 AM EDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                            Overnight          Fri    Fri Night          Sat
Cloud cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy       Cloudy
Precip chc (%)                      0          100           40           60
Precip type                      None     Frz Rain      Showers      Showers
Min/Max Temp                       27           56           46           54
AM Wind (mph)                                 S 10                   Lgt/Var
PM Wind (mph)                                SW 12        SW  8      Lgt/Var
Precip amount                    0.00         0.09         0.08         0.17
Precip duration                                  5            4            9
Precip begin                                  6 AM         9 PM   Continuing
Precip end                                    1 PM   Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity (%)               57           44           96           79
Haines Index                        3            2            2            2
LAL                                 1            1            1            1
Mixing height (ft-AGL)            200         1390          130         3080
Transport wind (kt)              S 14        SW 17        SW  7         S  5
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                2800        23630          910        15400
Dispersion Index                    3           24            1           15
REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-240900-
Monroe-Wayne-Northern Cayuga-Livingston-Ontario-
133 AM EDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                            Overnight          Fri    Fri Night          Sat
Cloud cover                     MCldy       Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip chc (%)                      0          100           60           60
Precip type                      None     Frz Rain      Showers         Rain
Min/Max Temp                       28           53           37           43
AM Wind (mph)                                 S 10                   Lgt/Var
PM Wind (mph)                                SW 10        SW  6        NE  6
Precip amount                    0.00         0.19         0.17         0.18
Precip duration                                 10            8            9
Precip begin                                  7 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip end                              Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity (%)               63           47           94           76
Haines Index                        4            2            2            2
LAL                                 1            1            1            1
Mixing height (ft-AGL)            230         1020           90         1270
Transport wind (kt)              S 13         S 20         N  4        NE  8
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                2990        20400          360        10160
Dispersion Index                    3           20            0           10
REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ006>008-240900-
Oswego-Jefferson-Lewis-
133 AM EDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                            Overnight          Fri    Fri Night          Sat
Cloud cover                     MCldy       Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip chc (%)                      0          100           90           90
Precip type                      None     Frz Rain         Rain     Frz Rain
Min/Max Temp                       21           43           32           40
AM Wind (mph)                                 S 10                   Lgt/Var
PM Wind (mph)                                 S  8      Lgt/Var        NE  6
Precip amount                    0.00         0.30         0.38         0.18
Precip duration                                  9           12           11
Precip begin                                  7 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip end                              Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity (%)               69           48           95           69
Haines Index                        4            2            2            2
LAL                                 1            1            1            1
Mixing height (ft-AGL)            310         1020          140         2580
Transport wind (kt)              S 10         S 14        SW 10        NE  9
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                3100        14280         1400        23220
Dispersion Index                    3           14            1           23
REMARKS...None.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of rain showers and
freezing rain. Lows in the mid 30s.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with rain likely and a chance of freezing rain.
Highs in the upper 40s.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with rain likely and a chance of freezing rain.
Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 50s.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain and freezing rain. Lows
in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the upper 40s.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. Highs in the mid 40s.

WIND SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast around 5 mph.
WIND SUNDAY...Northeast around 10 mph.
WIND MONDAY...East around 10 mph.
WIND TUESDAY...East around 5 mph.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures above normal.  Precipitation above normal.

$$



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